4th of July

Fireworks changes worry Lake Selmac businesses

LAKE SELMAC, Ore. —  A popular Fourth of July destination in Josephine County will no longer turn a blind eye to illegal fireworks, and local businesses say it could cost them. While illegal fireworks haven’t been enforced at Lake Selmac during the …

Ashland’s 4th of July parade draws thousands

Ashland, Ore. — The holiday festivities started bright and early Wednesday morning, with thousands across the region coming out for Ashland’s annual 4th of July parade. Event officials said around 75 local organizations had floats come down main street for the two-hour parade. …